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ZIP Code 39039

Primary City:Benton, MS (View All Cities)
County: Yazoo County
Timezone: Central (11:52am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -90.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39039

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39039. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 39039. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39039, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Benton, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39039 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39039 is located in central Mississippi and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39039 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39039 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,193
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 941
Median Home Value $83,500
Land Area 142.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 836
Median Household Income $30,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57557132
5-98155136
10-146593158
15-198266148
20-24484795
25-296664130
30-346756123
35-395954113
40-446678144
45-497085155
50-549388181
55-597968147
60-646689155
65-696646112
70-74344478
75-79385391
80-84223153
85 Plus132942

Gender

 Male 1,090 50%
 Female 1,103 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,296 59.1%
 Black Or African American 871 39.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24448
25-34613192
35-449429123
45-5415524179
55-6414725172
65-7411716133
75-84946100
85 Plus26329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 438 52%
 Single Guardian 184 22%
 Singles 188 22%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 570 68%
 Households with Kids 266 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
111819
2121729
3191231
4161026
5201030
612517
7211132
881422
9201535
10152338
11181533
12101828
1392130
14131629
1519928
16181533
17151732
18181331
19121224
20171330

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39039 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39039 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 39039 real estate data, the median home value of $83,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39039. Rentals in 39039 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39039 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,193 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 320 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 378 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 15%
 Households Vacant 105 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 18%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 37 36%
 3+ Bedroom 66 64%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $30,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39039 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39039 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 39039. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 516 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 309 19%
 No Earnings 806 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 516 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 309 19%
 No Earnings 806 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 682 99.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 1 0.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 153 19%
 High School Graduate 437 56%
 Associate's degree 98 12%
 Bachelor's degree 78 10%
 Master's degree 20 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 201 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 20.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39039

ZIP Code 39039 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39039.

Benton Academy
216 Academy Dr
Benton, MS 39039
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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